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palawer (sp. var. plawer) 1comm. flower. Muntanom ka hi palawer nah hinangab di baleyu. Plant flowers in front of your house. (sem. domains: 1.5.5 - Parts of a plant.) 2intrans. for flowers to bloom. Mumpalawer tun intanom mu hin abonowam. Your plant will bloom if you place fertilizer on it. muN‑/nuN‑. Language Of Borrowing: English.

pudu comm. betelnut vine fruit. [A long, green fruit of a vine, ingredient of the betelnut chew.] Pinpinhod nan ha-adan hi pudu nan mom-ona. She loves to place betel-fruit in her betel chew. (sem. domains: 1.5.5 - Parts of a plant.)

pukot 1comm. the sticky sap of trees. Waday pukot di kakaw. Jackfruit has a sticky sap. (sem. domains: 1.5.5 - Parts of a plant.) 2trans. to paste together; to adhere to something. Nipkot nan bulwatik nah ubunan te napukotan. My dress stuck to the seat because it had a sticky substance on it. Numpokkot di bulwati ta. Our dresses are stuck together. Ta deket wadaday inumbun on nungkipkot di bulwati da. When people took their seats, their clothing stuck to them. ni‑, nuN‑, nungki‑. infl. pamukot

tubun 1comm. a part of a plant stem; a leaf. Maid di tubuna. It has no leaves. Hinigid na nadan tubun di kaiw. He swept away those leaves of the tree. (sem. domains: 1.5.5 - Parts of a plant.) 2proc. to produce leaves. Timmubu. It has leaves. (lit. it has leafed) Manubu nan nakleng an akasya. The withered acacia is sprouting new leaves. ‑um‑/‑imm‑, maN‑. der. makattubun

tungod comm. the trunk of a tree. (sem. domains: 1.5.5 - Parts of a plant.)

tungpup 1comm. bamboo shoots. [To remove the bitter taste of bamboo shoots, they are boiled twice. After the first boiling, the bamboo shoots are still bitter and the water is thrown away before boiling a second time.] Naken magattang hi market an tungpup ya adi mapait te naulaulahan mo. The bamboo shoots sold at the market don’t taste bitter because they are already boiled and washed two times. Pinpinhod kun ihda di tungpup. I’m very fond of bamboo shoots for my viand. gen: hobwal. (sem. domains: 5.2.3.1 - Food from plants, 1.5.5 - Parts of a plant.) 2intrans. to gather bamboo shoots for food. Eyak manungpup ya dinamuk hi Jose. I was going to get bamboo shoots and I met Jose. maN‑/naN‑.

uggut 1comm. the shoots or tops of plants; a generic term but usually refers to vine plants. Alam nan uggut di tingting ta ihda taku. Get the sweet potato tops so that we will have them for viand. Sim: uhiyok. (sem. domains: 1.5.5 - Parts of a plant.) 2trans. to gather edible plant shoots. Eka manguggut hi ihda taku nah habal. Go and gather plant shoots from the sweet potato-plot. maN‑. Language Of Borrowing: Ilocano.

umok comm. the fluffy substance on the trunk of a palm variety. [Formerly used with a flintstone to start a fire.] (sem. domains: 1.5.5 - Parts of a plant.)

ungot comm. a node on bamboo, canegrass or rattan vine; a point on a stem at which leaves are inserted. Putulom nah ungot na. Cut it at its node. (sem. domains: 1.5.5 - Parts of a plant.)

upak comm. the lower part of a betelnut leaf; bottom part of palm leaf used for anything found in the forest including betelnuts. Mangapkapya kamih ab-abbung on hay upak di idingding mi. We make toy huts and use the betelnut husk for walls. (sem. domains: 1.5.5 - Parts of a plant.)

upit comm. the mesh or net-like part of the betelnut palm. Nan upit di indan-i na nah natinan dulung. He wiped the wet floor with the mesh-like-part of the betelnut-palm. (sem. domains: 1.5.5 - Parts of a plant.)

upok comm. the fine chaff of rice; rice bran. Kanon di babuy di upok. The pig eats this kind of chaff. Dakol di upok. There is much rice-bran. (sem. domains: 1.5.5 - Parts of a plant.)